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Rule Title Description Contacts/Drafts Status/Comments
62B-33
Rules and Procedures for Coastal Construction and Excavation (Permits for Construction Seaward of the Coastal Construction Control Line (CCCL) and 50-Foot Setback).
The Department of Environmental Protection proposes amendments to Chapter 62B-33, F.A.C., Rules and Procedures for Coastal Construction and Excavation (Permits for Construction Seaward of the Coastal Construction Control Line (CCCL) and 50-Foot Setback). The proposed amendments will clarify and update existing rule language to reflect current procedures for exemptions, marine turtle protection and vegetation maintenance criteria, siting criteria, survey requirements, thirty year erosion projections, permit time limits and extensions, general conditions, definitions, forms, and fees. The Department is also proposing to update and add new general permits for activities seaward of the CCCL. In addition to amendments to the rule chapter, the Department proposes the creation of a CCCL Applicant’s Handbook.

 Tony McNeal

New! Rule has received authorization for rule development. Second Workshop was held on February 12, 2015 @ 9:30 am. The comment period for the Second Workshop has been extended to March 13, 2015.

Last Updated: February 20, 2015

62B-34
General Permit for Activities Seaward of the Coastal Construction Control Line
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection proposes amendments to Chapter 62B-34, F.A.C. The proposed rule language will include application requirements for dune restoration general permits, general conditions for dune restoration projects and the criteria one must meet to receive a dune restoration general permit. These revisions will streamline the permitting process and save time and money for performing dune restoration and enhancement activities that offer more protection to upland property and structures.

 Tony McNeal

The rule has received authorization for rule development. An authorization request for approval to proceed with rule development has been initiated.

Last Updated: March 5, 2014

62B-41
Rules And Procedures For Application For Coastal Construction Permits
The Department of Environmental Protection proposes amendments to 62B-41, F.A.C. The amendments to the rule address concerns raised by the Joint Administrative Procedures Committee and will update the rule to implement changes in Section 161.041, F.S. The rule amendments will refine criteria for coastal construction permits for coastal armoring below the mean high water line, inlet construction and maintenance, and beach restoration and nourishment.

Martin Seeling

New! Changes have been made based on public comment and are currently being reviewed.

Last Updated: February 20, 2015

62B-49
Joint Coastal Permits and Concurrent Processing of Proprietary Authorizations
The Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Beaches and Coastal Systems, proposes amendments to 62B-49, F.A.C. in order to implement changes set forth in Section 161.041, F.S., and make other changes to improve program implementation.

Lainie Edwards

New! Please join the Department for a second Rule Hearing for 62B-49, F.A.C. on July 23, 2014.   Please see the latest version of Rule 62B-49, F.A.C., entitled “62B-49 Hearing 2 Draft”.  This draft version of the Rule represents suggested edits and changes requested and accepted by the Department from the public, regulated entities, the Governor’s Office of Fiscal and Regulatory Reform, and the Joint Administrative Procedures Committee, as a result of the Notice of Proposed Rule and first public hearing.   Additionally, the draft Rule contains seven highlighted staff amendments which are being proposed at this time.   All seven proposed staff amendments which will be presented at the hearing, as well as the hearing agenda are also posted at this site.  Submit any comments to Lainie Edwards, and please join us on the 23rd.

Last Updated: July 16, 2015

 

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Last updated: July 16, 2015